February's AARC Webinar will be held on Thursday, February 26th from 3-4 pm ET and will feature three Network researchers currently conducting secondary data analyses utilizing existing AS ATN Registry data as part of AIR-P Network RFA ATN-AIR-14-06 activities. Each individual will present an update on their research activities including proposed analyses and early findings.
-"Effectiveness of Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention Services for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorders" by Nalin Payakachat, PhD, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences
-"Communication Deficits and the Motor System in ASD: Dissecting Patters on Association and Dissociation Between Them" by Maria Mody, PhD, MGHfC Lurie Center for Autism
-"Relationship Between Subtypes of Restricted and Repetitive Behaviors and Sleep Disturbance in Autism Spectrum Disorder" by Rachel Hundley, PhD, Vanderbilt University Medical Center
Use the following link to register for February's webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/1289166752450155265
March's AARC Webinar will be held on Monday, March 23rd from 3-4 pm ET and will feature Julie Lounds Taylor presenting her research on the transition to adulthood and adult outcomes for individuals with ASD. She will focus on understanding the changes that are taking place for youth and adults during this time, as well as identifying those individuals who may be at higher risk. Dr. Taylor is an Assistant Professor in the Departments of Pediatrics and Special Education at Vanderbilt University, and a Vanderbilt Kennedy Center Investigator. Her research focuses on how the transition to adulthood impacts individuals with ASD and their families.
Use the following link to register for March's webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5666474275231287041
April's AARC Webinar will be held on Thursday, April 23rd from 3-4 pm ET and will feature Amy Kratchman and Janet Seide, two members of the Network's Family Advisory Committee, presenting on family engagement in research and improvement activities. (Reschedule of January's cancelled webinar)
Use the following link to register for April's webinar: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8007585219746550018
CME credit is available for all AARC Webinars. The Nationwide Children's Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. In order to receive CME credit, please complete an evaluation at the end of the webinar.